Eek! A Mouse! Part 3

To catch up on the story:  Part 1 and Part 2 Eek! A mouse!  Part 3 The next day I confronted Henri about the truffles. “C’était censé être une surprise.”  (They were to be a surprise.) I glared at him with raised eyebrow. “Have you tried them?” I asked. Henri looked down at his boots […]

Eek! A Mouse! Part Deux

A Mouse in the House Some of my dear readers may remember my first encounter with a mouse in the house. (The Gnome and I-Episode 10) Last Thursday night when I went into the bathroom to brush my teeth I had a visitor.  Out of the corner of my eye I saw a rather large […]

Yemaya, Ocean Goddess

Yemaya, Mother of All Living Things Yemaya is an Ocean Goddess, the Mother of All Living Things and protector of women from the Yoruba and Santeria traditions. She is also a fertility goddess and protector of fisherman. Without water there is no life and she is revered as the feminine principal of creation. I became […]

Celtic Sun Goddess Brighid

Fire Goddess Brighid Brighid (or Brid) represents the supreme Mother. She is the Celtic Sun Goddess of fertility, fire, creative inspiration, healing and protector of children. She is honoured at Imbolc, 2nd of February.  Her symbols include blackberries, natural wells dedicated to her and the heart, an ancient symbol of feminine power. She holds a […]

Share Your World 2017 Week 2

Here are my answers to Cee’s Share Your World 2017 Week 2 If you lost a bet and had to dye your hair a color of the rainbow for a week, what color would it be?   I could not decide between purple or green! If you could choose one word to focus on for […]

The New Hat

The New Hat Miranda pulled her threadbare cloak closer, shivering in the cold autumn wind.  The sun was setting as she hurried to the market.  Not much would be left at this hour, but whatever she found would be less expensive. Everything started out well enough when they wed four years ago.  John was a […]

A Castle Fairy Tale – Part 4

Parts 1, 2 and 3 are here. The Plan Unfolds Day dawned and at the morning meal, the young priestesses and Harry’s companions continued their lively conversations from the night before.  But Rebelia and Harry were once again reserved with each other.  Directly after the meal, Tréan and Maith went to exercise their horses and […]

A Castle Fairy Tale – Part 3

Part 1 and 2 are here What Happened Next Harry insisted upon seeing to the horse at once and limped as quickly as he was able after the Stable Master.  “Admirable, the man seeing to the horse himself,” the King said thoughtfully.  “Although undoubtedly there is more to his story and I shall know all.” […]